Virginia Gennis, MD, MPH
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Gennis V. MGH Guide to Psychiatry in Primary Care. Ann Intern Med. 1999;130:540. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-130-6-199903160-00024
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1999;130(6):540.
Stern TA, Herman JB, Slavin PL; eds. 696 pages. New York: McGraw-Hill; 1998. $45.00. ISBN 0070614989. Order phone 800-262-4729.
Field of medicine: Psychiatry and primary care.
Format: Softcover book.
Audience: Primary care providers.
Purpose: To provide a guide for diagnosis and treatment of common emotional and behavioral problems in primary care.
Content: The 78 chapters in this book give a broad overview of psychiatric issues in primary care. The initial chapters discuss depression, anxiety, and stress. Subsequent chapters address such topics as special populations (for example, the “VIP” patient and homeless persons), specific comorbid medical conditions (for example, seizures and infertility), and psychotherapeutic and behavioral techniques.
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